The CAM-i Smart Camera System is a back-up assist accessory to aid you, the driver, in backing up your vehicle. It utilizes your factory screen to display the area behind your vehicle. The live image is produced by a small camera located above the license plate. The system automatically powers on when you shift your vehicle into reverse, showing you obstacles in your immediate path. This kit will save you from costly repairs due to backing into objects resulting in damage to your vehicle and or property.